Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 17th September 2019

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Lot 381 Publicity Material: GCR commemorative booklet "Illustrated Description of the Great Central Railway prepared in connection with the inaugural opening of the New Extension Line to London, March 9th 1899". Foolscap sized, card covers, 39pp plus fold out maps. Covers loose and stained, first few pages also stained. - Sold for £240 to bidder number 2320.

Lot 382 Publicity Material: GER official publication "Cambridge University - A Guide to The Colleges". 85pp in clothbound hardback covers with coat of arms on front. Dated 1920. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4848.

Lot 383 Publicity Material: LSWR "Handbook of Channel Islands and Continental Steam Packet Services" dated August 1895. Paperback, 34pp plus fold out map. Covers detached. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 3752.

Lot 384 Publicity Material: LNWR & CALEDONIAN RAILWAYS publication "Time Table and Souvenir of the West Coast Royal Mail Express Route between Scotland & England". Coloured pictorial paperback covers show loco views and coat of arms. 84pp plus fold out map (detached), dated July 1912. Covers worn and marked. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4812.

Lot 385 Publicity Material: LNWR & CALEDONIAN RAILWAY West Coast Route bookmark "2:00pm Scotch Corridor Express". Front shows photo of train, rear advert for travel to Scotland and the Highlands. £10

Lot 386 Publicity Material: Two LNWR bookmarks showing photo views of passengers embarking at Holyhead and 2pm Scotch Corridor Express. Plus similar LNWR & CR joint showing West Coast Morning Corridor Express. All with faults and wear. (3) £10

Lot 387 Publicity Material: LNWR programme for the matinee concert at Euston on December 16th 1916. Brown coloured artwork covers, 16pp. Staining to top edge of all pages. - Sold for £8 to bidder number 864.

Lot 388 Publicity Material: LNWR of ENGLAND 18pp brochure "Special Express Vestibule Trains Between Riverside Station, Liverpool and London in Connection with Atlantic Steamers". Coloured pictorial covers showing Riverside station. Fold out map. Dated October 1906. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 2004.

Lot 389 Publicity Material: TAL-Y-LLYN RAILWAY pocket sized guide book and timetable. Blue paperback covers, 16pp with centre page timetable. Slightly rusty staples causing centre pages to be detached. Dated summer 1912. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4811.

Lot 390 Publicity Material: BRIGHTON RAILWAY 12pp leaflet "England's Sunny South". Brown print with photo illustrated cover showing windmill. Dated June 1910. Worn, rusty staples. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 8091.

Lot 391 Publicity Material: FRENCH STATE RAILWAYS & LB&SCR guide to Paris to London services via Newhaven and Dieppe. Brown covers with centre cut out showing coloured pictorial view of French loco. 16pp circa 1900s. £18

Lot 392 Publicity Material: GWR booklet "Camp Coach Holidays". Photo illustrated covers show interior and exterior views of coach, 28pp, detailing sites and facilities, dated 1939. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 664.

Lot 393 Publicity Material: GWR booklet "Factory Sites". Red black and white illustrated covers, 20pp discussing benefits of placing company works on the GWR system. Dated March 1936. Creasing and tear to worn covers. £10

Lot 394 Publicity Material: GWR official publication "Holiday Haunts 1916". 600+pp, bound into green clothbound hardback covers with title and coat of arms in gold on front. Covers bumped, bindings a little loose - Sold for £40 to bidder number 819.

Lot 395 Publicity Material: GWR 16pp leaflet "Land Cruises Personally Conducted by Motor Coach Through Western England & Wales". Yellow, black and green covers showing view of cottages through trees. Illustrated guide to tours with fold out map. Dated 1934, staples removed. £10

Lot 396 Publicity Material: GWR 16pp booklet "Land Cruises by Motor Coach and Train in Western England, Shakespeareland, Cambrian Coast & Wales". Green and black covers showing illustration of coach in countryside. Illustrated guide to tours, dated 1933. Rusty staples removed. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 819.

Lot 397 Publicity Material: GWR bowling score card. 7" x 3" thin card with advert for Monthly Return Tickets 1939 with score card on rear. Unused. £10

Lot 398 Publicity Material: GWR 8pp booklet "Organised Outings for parties of all kinds to The River Dart". Paperback with blue print photo illustrated cover showing PS Kingswear Castle and Dartmouth Castle. Programme of tours, circa late 1930s. Staples removed. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 819.

Lot 399 Publicity Material: GWR & SR Joint (probably) 8pp centre folding brochure "Plymouth England". Coloured pictorial covers showing Plymouth Hoe. Produced for the American market circa 1930s. Rusty staples removed. £10

Lot 400 Publicity Material: GWR fold-out leaflet "Holiday Season Tickets". Green and brown coloured covers showing cartoon illustrations of various holiday activities. Opens out to show maps of the various areas. Dated 1937. Worn and with faults. Some loss where chewed. £15

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